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We have sown seeds of Third Front: SP (Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) Urging all regional parties opposed to the Congress and the BJP to come together, the Samajwadi Party (SP) Wednesday said it had sowed the seeds ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Russia to spend $21 bn on space industry


September 11th, 2012 - 2:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will spend 670 billion rubles ($21 billion) to develop its space industry in the coming years, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Monday."This is big ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jessie J blown away by Olympic closing ceremony


August 14th, 2012 - 8:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) Singer Jessie J says she was blown away by the 2012 London Olympics closing ceremony and that she was proud to represent Britain at the ... Read more...

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Olympic rowing: Britain storms to women’s sculls gold


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) British world champion crew Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins stormed to Olympic gold in the women's double sculls final here Friday.Grainger and Watkins opened up ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sania-Rushmi crash out of Olympic tennis


July 29th, 2012 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Indian women's doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rushmi Chakarvarthi were knocked out of the tennis competition of the 2012 London Olympics by Chia-Jung Chuang and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bolt unfazed despite two shockers from Blake


July 5th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstson (Jamaica), July 5 (IANS/CMC) Back-to-back defeats for Usain Bolt have set tongues wagging about a possible change of guard at the top at the upcoming London Olympics, but ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Deeply sorry if an innocent was killed: Chidambaram


July 4th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Following charges that security forces killed 17 Chattisgarh villagers branding them as Maoists last week, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said he was ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Underwood wants to change Britain’s country music scene


June 21st, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) American singer Carrie Underwood wants to transform the way Britain's music lovers look at country music.The 29-year-old, who has scaled tremendous success since her 2005 victory ... Read more...

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Daredevils blown away by Gayle storm, hopes alive for Royal Challengers (Lead)


May 18th, 2012 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Chris Gayle destroyed Delhi Daredevils with an unbeaten century as Royal Challengers raised their hopes of making it to the play-off stages with a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Aniston to be single again?


May 11th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 11 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston may be dumped again as her boyfriend Justin Theroux is bored of the romance and is keen to move on.Theroux reportedly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Underwood likes variety in music


April 30th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 30 (IANS) Singer Carrie Underwood loves different kind of music and doesn't confine herself to listening to or playing only one type of music."I grew up listening ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Underwood to perform in Britain


April 25th, 2012 - 8:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 25 (IANS) Singer Carrie Underwood is set to make her live debut in Britain as she will appear at London's Royal Albert Hall as part of her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Efron blown away by Taylor Schilling


April 23rd, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Actor Zac Efron is thankful that he clicked well with his on-screen girlfriend Taylor Schilling in "The Lucky One", and says he learnt a lot ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Battleship’ made me fearless: Rihanna


April 8th, 2012 - 2:10 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 8 (IANS) Singer Rihanna reveals that working in her debut movie "Battleship" has made her fearless.The 24-year-old singer is stepping into the acting world in a ... Read more...

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Naseer teams up with son Vivaan for ‘Mastaan’


March 26th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah has teamed up with his younger son Vivaan for "Mastaan". While the former will play gangster Karim Lala, the latter will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nightlong windstorm rattles Kashmir Valley


March 20th, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 20 (IANS) A nightlong windstorm damaged hundreds of homes, uprooted trees, shattered windowpanes and blocked roads in Kashmir Valley Tuesday, officials said.Schools throughout Kashmir have been closed as ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Emraan finds journalist’s life tough


March 16th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Actor Emraan Hashmi, who will play an investigative journalist in "Rush", says he finds a journo's life very tough.The film was started by Shamin Desai but ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stephanie Decker loses her legs while saving her children from tornadoes


March 7th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A brave mother lost both legs when she launched a daring bid to save her two children. Stephanie Decker of Indiana decided to act when the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sania-Vesnina thrashed in Dubai Open final


February 26th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Russian partner Elena Vesnina lost to the American pair of Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond in straight sets in the doubles ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Snowdrop bulb fetches £725


February 17th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Glasgow, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A snowdrop bulb which was accidentally spotted by a couple in their garden has fetched a world record of £725. The elderly Scottish couple who offered the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

I take time to open up: Prateik


February 15th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) A man of few words, Prateik is a natural actor thanks to his legacy, but the 25-year-old says acting is such a vast subject that he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Agneepath’ strikes right chords with B-Town


January 24th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Karan Johar's "Agneepath" remake has received a thumbs up from Bollywood celebrities, who attended a special screening of the much-awaited movie here.The Tuesday night screening ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chennithala takes potshots at CPI-M


January 10th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 10 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) faction led by former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan is being decimated, state Congress chief Ramesh Chennithala said Tuesday in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sienna Miller engaged


January 7th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Actress Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge have reportedly got engaged after he proposed to her during holidays.The 30-year-old actress and Sturridge, who are expecting their ... Read more...

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Cruise, Patton meet injured soldiers


December 20th, 2011 - 7:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Hollywood actor Tom Cruise and his "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" co-star Paula Patton met injured soldiers in Germany during a secret visit earlier this ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Walker, Ayouri snuff out Indian challenge


December 2nd, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 2 (IANS) The Indian challenge, spearheaded by Pankaj Advani and Kamal Chawla, was blown away as former professional Lee Walker, the 35-year-old from Wales, and Iranian teenager Hoosein ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Learning experience for youngsters, we need to improve: Cook


October 26th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) After India clinched a 5-0 series win, England skipper Alastair Cook said Tuesday it was a learning experience for the youngsters, adding that the team ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jackman bonded with Pattinson over karaoke


October 14th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 14 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman struck an unlikely bond with Robert Pattinson during a trip to Japan.The "X-Men" star was promoting his 2008 movie "Australia" with director ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Apple iPhone 4S pre-orders top 1 mn in 24 hours


October 11th, 2011 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Oct 11 (IANS) Apple announced Monday that pre-orders of its iPhone 4S have topped one million in a single day, surpassing the previous single-day pre-order record of the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

X Factor: Tora Charms Simon


September 30th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The last auditions of the season for 'The X Factor' were aired last night on Fox. Judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, LA Reid, and Nicole Scherzinger were all ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

X Factor Season Premiere: Stacy Francis


September 22nd, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night was the Season Premiere of 'X Factor' by Simon Cowell. The judges of the show which will be giving out a record breaking 5 million dollar ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tight security at KEM hospital where injured are admitted


July 14th, 2011 - 3:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) The city's King Edward Memorial Hospital, which is treating eight people who were injured in the serial blasts Wednesday evening, was under tight security. Media persons ... Read more...

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I wanted to reinvent use of music in films: Ram Sampath


June 17th, 2011 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Composer Ram Sampath, who created a stir with the song "D.K. Bose" in the forthcoming film "Delhi Belly", says he wanted to reinvent the way ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Abandoned suitcases trigger panic in Kathmandu


June 9th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 9 (IANS) Five years after a civil war ended in Nepal, terror still continues to stalk the uneasy republic, as the panic triggered by the discovery of two ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cyclonic storm kills nine people in Bihar


May 21st, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 21 (IANS) A powerful cyclonic storm with high velocity winds and heavy rain hit Bihar Saturday, killing at least nine people, destroying property worth crores of rupees and ... Read more...

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